Hannah’s Prayer for Motherhood

Hannah was very upset. Elkanah, Peninnah, and the children, however, were all enjoying the sacrificial meal. They had all gone to Shiloh “to worship and to sacrifice unto the Lord.” (I Sam. 1:1-18). It was a time of rejoicing and festivity. But Hannah was not happy. Elkanah had always been a very loving husband to […]

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I Samuel 1-2:11

A.   The background of the book of I Samuel. 1.   The book (read an introduction to the book; sometimes there is one in your Bible): a. What period of Israel’s history does the book cover? b. What are the characteristics of this period, both from an historical and a spiritual point of view? c. Are […]

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